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The Glory beats the Death

Artwork details

Artwork title
The Glory beats the Death
Gyzis Nikolaos (1842-1901)
George I. Katsigras Collection
Main colors
Dark brown, white
Short description
The battle between the Glory and the Death
55 x 40 cm

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In this symbolistic painting, Gyzis depicts the Battle between the Glory and the Death. The Glory is depicted as a young girl on a lion. In the left hand she holds a laueate wreath, a symbol of victory. She is dressed in white and the light falls on her. The Death fallen to the ground is depicted as a skeleton holding in the hands a crashed sickle. The colors are dark with the exception of the white color which is the only source of light in the painting.

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